Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,716 Show data context 326 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 256 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,473 Show data context 1,147 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,349 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 417 Show data context 110 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 429 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 144 Show data context 40 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 65 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 246 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 183 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 68 Show data context 116 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 55 Show data context 56 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 84 Show data context 134 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,553 Show data context 2,992 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,917 Show data context 1,684 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 316 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,981 Show data context 1,695 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,492 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 582 Show data context 402 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 969 Show data context 60 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 234 Show data context 253 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 185 Show data context 251 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 65 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 622 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 276 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 66 Show data context 132 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 169 Show data context 416 Show data context
T: Activities of households 221 Show data context 2,345 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,421 Show data context 189 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 370 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,608 Show data context 1,464 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,555 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 505 Show data context 308 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 984 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 155 Show data context 111 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 123 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 79 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 812 Show data context 30 Show data context
P: Education 102 Show data context 302 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 52 Show data context 98 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 139 Show data context 451 Show data context
T: Activities of households 457 Show data context 3,151 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,403 Show data context 801 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 358 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,567 Show data context 1,725 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 61 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,889 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,246 Show data context 609 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,546 Show data context 18 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 290 Show data context 505 Show data context
J: Information and communication 39 Show data context 40 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 159 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 125 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 145 Show data context 61 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,440 Show data context 95 Show data context
P: Education 134 Show data context 400 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 113 Show data context 293 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 404 Show data context 987 Show data context
T: Activities of households 906 Show data context 3,749 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1931 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,785 Show data context 185 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 378 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,571 Show data context 487 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 146 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,072 Show data context 15 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,914 Show data context 782 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,952 Show data context 134 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 530 Show data context 736 Show data context
J: Information and communication 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 241 Show data context 27 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 82 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 165 Show data context 65 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,156 Show data context 57 Show data context
P: Education 143 Show data context 342 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 146 Show data context 265 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 356 Show data context 304 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,088 Show data context 2,529 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,566 Show data context 438 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 457 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,373 Show data context 611 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 260 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,340 Show data context 74 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,958 Show data context 1,075 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,267 Show data context 155 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 595 Show data context 846 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 242 Show data context 52 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 164 Show data context 81 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,873 Show data context 206 Show data context
P: Education 234 Show data context 398 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 336 Show data context 470 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 412 Show data context 273 Show data context
T: Activities of households 477 Show data context 1,014 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1971 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,499 Show data context 278 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 253 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,028 Show data context 663 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 250 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 69 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,096 Show data context 61 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,336 Show data context 945 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 923 Show data context 60 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 564 Show data context 423 Show data context
J: Information and communication 93 Show data context 33 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 198 Show data context 103 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 128 Show data context 30 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 212 Show data context 106 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 22 Show data context 17 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,659 Show data context 285 Show data context
P: Education 417 Show data context 446 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 322 Show data context 370 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 292 Show data context 182 Show data context
T: Activities of households 125 Show data context 267 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 17 , 'Occupations of Males aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 18 , 'Occupations of Females aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1881 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 1971 Census of England and Wales, Economic activity County Leaflets, Table 3 , 'Industry and status by area of workplace and sex', for 'County, county boroughs, urban areas with populations of 50,000 or more, conurbation centres'

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This classification of industry is that used by the 2011 Census, and forms the basic for our standardisation of historical information on industrial structure. The modern data are a classification of workers by their employers' business and count them by their place of work. However, before 1951 they are counted by place of residence, and before 1921 workers have to be classified by their individual occupations. Here we break the numbers in each industry down by gender, but this is not possible with the 2011 dat...


a, only with the re-districted and re-classified historical statisics.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, South Hams District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th July 2019